Polyrhachis tibialis caligata

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Polyrhachis tibialis caligata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Subgenus: Myrmhopla
Species: P. tibialis
Subspecies: P. tibialis caligata
Trinomial name
Polyrhachis tibialis caligata
Emery, 1895

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia.
Oriental Region: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar (type locality), Vietnam.


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • caligata. Polyrhachis caligata Emery, 1895k: 482 (w.q.) MYANMAR. Combination in P. (Myrmhopla): Emery, 1925b: 196. Junior synonym of tibialis: Forel, 1895e: 457; Bingham, 1903: 397. Revived from synonymy as subspecies of tibialis: Emery, 1900d: 717; Emery, 1925b: 196.

Description

References

  • Bingham, C. T. 1903. The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Hymenoptera, Vol. II. Ants and Cuckoo-wasps. London: Taylor and Francis, 506 pp. (page 397, Junior synonym of tibialis)
  • Emery, C. 1895m. Viaggio di Leonardo Fea in Birmania e regioni vicine. LXIII. Formiche di Birmania del Tenasserim e dei Monti Carin raccolte da L. Fea. Parte II. Ann. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. 34[=(2(14): 450-483 (page 482, worker, queen described)
  • Emery, C. 1900d. Formiche raccolte da Elio Modigliani in Sumatra, Engano e Mentawei. [part]. Ann. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. 40[=(2(20): 689-720 (page 717, Revived from synonymy as variety of tibialis)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 196, Combination in P. (Myrmhopla))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 196, Revived from synonymy as variety of tibialis)
  • Forel, A. 1895f. Les Formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part V. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 9: 453-472 (page 457, Junior synonym of tibialis)